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apparently

ap·par·ent·ly

apparently

 
pronunciation:
per nt li
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part of speech: adverb
definition 1: judging by appearances; seemingly.
They apparently left in a hurry; the TV is still on and they left the door unlocked.
synonyms:
evidently, seemingly
definition 2: most certainly; clearly.
Apparently, you don't care how anybody else feels about it!
synonyms:
clearly, plainly, undoubtedly
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The word apparently contains the following part:
-ly1 Old English adverb-forming suffix that means in such a way or manner
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The suffix -ly1 turns adjectives into adverbs. It attaches to most English adjectives to form legitimate words. However, adjectives derived from identical nouns (yellow, chocolate) will generally sound nonsensical.
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